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Bloomberg
Dec 7, 2013 12:00am EST
damaging the economy right now. >> as they take budget off the table temporarily, what is obama doing as his domestic priorities? >> he has to devote all of his attention into righting the healthcare ship. this is his legacy-defining item. the enrollment numbers are looking pretty good but that is in the front end. enrollment is a lot different than actually getting the 7 million people that they need signed up and having purchased health care. they are focusing big on colleges, on getting the word out to be able to get the young uninsured signed up to balance out that risk pool. >> i am not in that risk pool. if they are going punt on entitlements and taxes, which they're going to do, they will not do it next year either, are they? >> i am starting to believe that none of that can happen meaning structural changes to entitlements until we have another big election or some kind of big economic shock that forces these lawmakers to come together. the house is a big part of the problem but the senate is becoming a big part of the problem as well. this goes back to politics and the fact that
Bloomberg
Dec 9, 2013 1:00pm EST
right. -- quick break. >> welcome back. coming up on the late addition of bloomberg 'w"west." what do president obama and the and markl star zuckerberg together? the latest initiative in the classroom. we will sit down with the co- founder at 6:00 eastern. 56 minutes past the hour, which means we are on the markets. julie hyman is in new york. >> getting you caught up on where stocks are trading. the second day of a rally, albeit fairly small after the one percent increase for the s&p 500 friday. of individual movers, highlighting a couple for you. first, noble energy. the analysts a commodity prices remain a concern going into next year. most sinceng by the the ipo. products are giving investors reason to believe it could grow into its valuation. also watching an american airlines group. the new giant created by the merger of us airways and amr crorp. adam johnson had a chance to speak to the ceo of the new giant in the airline industry. >> circling the wagons in using all the resources of the company. >> we are keeping all the airplanes because that is away this merger works. we nee
Bloomberg
Dec 9, 2013 6:00am EST
here. why is everybody taking a victory lap? the deficit and g.d.p. is moving in the right direction. if you were working for president obama, you would be out there saying i think this is a fabulous migration we're making. why are we so miserable? >> i would be scared to death. this victory lap is unwarranted. we're in the fifth year of a recovery now. touf have context. if you take the one-time revenue windfall within the two-thirds budget you're running at 800 billion. that's 5% of g.d.p. no one's abolished the business cycle. sooner or later down the road there's going to be -- >> even if we get to 300 billion we're going to turn around and go the other way? >> that's what the cbo projections show. they assume that we get to full employment in 2017 and stay there until eternity. if you have a more realistic, non-rosy scenario, the deficit gos back above $1 trillion. yet this increases the deficit and pretends they're going to offset it. >> who is being more stockman responsible, democrats or republicans? >> i think i would give a low grade to both sides. >> but which one is doing
Bloomberg
Dec 9, 2013 3:00pm EST
and music. both sides seem to be understanding. beep says the job needs to done right and broadcasters like cbs, fox, and disney, already complaining the agency it was rushed. systems in place for this than what we have seen for healthcare.gov, where the obama administration spent weeks trying to prepare the exchange while at the same time up and running. class aside from the obvious delay, how else will this be different? >> one big difference is testing. a beta version. technology will be demonstrated for participants in a mock auction. it will be tested before the sale happens. one of the big complaints about the health care exchange website, there was not an adequate end to end test of the entire system. >> thank you. next, the real problem with fannie and freddie. we will explain with josh rosner and will be right back. ♪ qwest time for chart attack, where we show you two charts that will make you smarter. first, fannie and freddie kind of got stuck holding the bag. by some measures, they may still be the only measure in -- only game in town. walk us through what we
Bloomberg
Dec 6, 2013 7:00pm EST
line continues, encore, your guide to the biggest newsmakers of the week. we'll be right back. 3, two, one. >> president obama and the first family throwing the switch, lighting be national christmas tree. it bade it in light. the president then later singled -- mandela,andel a the beloved seven everton leader. he said, he blessed us with tremendous grace and courage. we are all privileged to live in a world touched by his goodness. the national christmas tree, it was lit tonight in washington. you encore. the most notable newsmakers from the past week, on bottom line. >> we are a long way from seeing successful logging in, making counts, getting the right information to the insurers, getting something appropriate. it would be premature for anyone to declare bakery. a lot of this is not functional. 40% of it needs to be crated from scratch. insurers are worried about their ability to get the right information. consumers may be giving it a second shot. that doesn't mean we're not -- are going to have success of the program. >> bigger and bigger discounts are needed. the environmen
Bloomberg
Dec 8, 2013 9:30am EST
damaging the economy right now. >> as they take budget off the table temporarily, what is obama doing as his domestic priorities? >> he has to devote all of his attention into righting the healthcare ship. this is his legacy-defining item. the enrollment numbers are looking pretty good but that is in the front end. enrollment is a lot different than actually getting the 7 million people that they need signed up and having purchased health care. they are focusing big on colleges, on getting the word out to be able to get the young uninsured signed up to balance out that risk pool. >> i am not in that risk pool. if they are going punt on entitlements and taxes, which they're going to do, they will not do it next year either, are they? >> i am starting to believe that none of that can happen meaning structural changes to entitlements until we have another big election or some kind of big economic shock that forces these lawmakers to come together. the house is a big part of the problem but the senate is becoming a big part of the problem as well. this goes back to politics and the fact that
Bloomberg
Dec 5, 2013 7:00pm EST
state benefits have run out and it was a program started under bush and continued under obama. it went from 99 weeks to 73. i don't know what the right number is but i do know that the 1.3 million americans who are getting unemployment benefits and having the stop on the 28th is bad politics and bad policy. >> today, john boehner told reporters at the presidents real focus ought to be on creating a better environment for our economy and creating more jobs for the american people. those jobs were there, shovel ready jobs that president obama spoke of often, would we be having this discussion about benefits? >> the unemployment rate has gone down from 2000 eight. whether there are enough or not, that is what politicians can debate around the edges. peoplelion, these are who come from all walks of life, white-collar, blue-collar and they need this assistance and what is also happening is some brinksmanship and public negotiating going on. i think they are close to a deal. it will come in higher than the sequestration rates will be hard for a lot of the republicans in the house for swallow
Bloomberg
Dec 6, 2013 8:00am EST
without that person feeling the landscape. >> he clearly was a moral compass. for civil rights leaders here, how important was his passing? >> as president obama said, he was a leader for the world, and around the races world about apartheid and many things. he will be in the annals of martin luther king, gandhi, nelson mandela. >> and he was an inspiration to people all over the world in terms of what he stood for, and that is so important, and something that any of us should never forget -- that none of us should forget. >> on that note, an appropriate note, thank you, matthew dowd, and also eric bost. we will discuss nelson mandela's legacy with someone who knows it quite well. ceo mohamed el-erian will weigh in, as well as on the jo report that will be out in 15 minutes. stay "in the loop." we are just getting started on this friday. >> "in the loop" with betty liu will be right back. ♪ >> as we await the crucial employment report for the month of november, the last jobs to poorly with good this year, we're starting to see the -- jobs report we will get this up a whoppingre 28% t
Bloomberg
Dec 10, 2013 6:00am EST
& wesson earnings. we are waiting for president of >> -- president obama to speak in johannesburg where he joins 90 other heads of state. >> ban ki-moon speaking right now, secretary-general of the united nations. presidentsf four travel. not george bush, senior, but other living presidents with president obama. i thought the "new york times" article on travel, 16 hours on air force one, having them all on board, and they made it quite. >> it is at a soccer stadium. >> one of three public events. 90 thousandf people. >> it is not a holiday in south africa and train stations at the outskirts of johannesburg most people going to work as if it was a normal day. a lot of people showing up. we will bring the full comments of president obama in johannesburg when he speaks at the memorial service for nelson mandela. let's look at stocks, bonds, currencies, commodities. the mood continues. higher and higher. we wonder if we will hit dial -- the dow a20,000 by the end of the year. a quiet economic week. the euro moves this after -- against the sterling after governor mark carney spoke in n
Bloomberg
Dec 9, 2013 7:00pm EST
arrive around 1:00 a.m. on tuesday -- mr. obama and others. bill clinton and timmy carter will join them in johannesburg. the service is tomorrow at a soccer stadium. that was where nelson mandela made his last appearance during the 2010 world cup. right police were out in full force in ukraine on monday after the weekend to saw some of the biggest marches in the country since 2004. police also raided the headquarters of an opposition party and tore down. kate put up by antigovernment -- tore down barricades put up by antigovernment protesters. in bangkok, some are calling for the prime minister to stand down. prime minister xinhua truck called for new elections in an effort to diffuse the public anger against her -- prime minister shinawatra called for new elections. with the commodities report, su keenan joins us with details. >> two of the biggest movers in commodities, orange juice and natural gas, have everything to do with the weather. a bull market as dry weather threatened the output in florida. 20%, as youre than can see on the right-hand side of the chart. it is the smalle
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